Pair Vintage WW2 Army Field Telephones British Army Issue. In original metal cases The Telephone Set L - a lightweight 2-wire portable telephone set built into a metal case, the top of which could be closed without interference with the instrument inside. Used by the British Army for field communication, telephone set L could operate form either an internal battery or hand generator and also power from a central power source. The Field Telephone Set 'L' was widely used by the British Army in the Second World War. It was introduced in 1941, and was a standard general-purpose field telephone designed for line communications. Field telephones were generally used in more permanent rear echelon bases, camps and HQs : and also during prolonged, static operations such as Kohima and Imphal. We have no means to test if you are reusing the product please make sure you get the item appropriately checked and issued for use. Great original pieces. No major damage, a few dints and marks commensurate with age.
This exceptional item will make a great display piece for nautical decor.
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